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and no entitle. reforms. >> his budget apparently will make no effort to address our debt and deficit. >> we'll sit down with leaders of the congressional budget committee. republican senator rob for theman and democratic congressman chris van hol en. plus, arizona governor jan brewer vetoes a bill that would protect religious freedom over gay rights. bu but other states may take up similar measures. and our power players of the week. they're making the please don't touch signs at mee seuseums a t of the past all right now on "fox news sunday." and hello from fox news in washington. we begin with a fast moving develop. in ukraine. president obama spoke with russian president putin and said the u.s. will suspend planning for the g-8 summit in sochi this summer. britain and france just joined the u.s. but putin got approval from the russian parliament to send troops into ukraine. and the russians have seized control of the crimean peninsula without firing a shot. ukraine's government says we are on the brink of disaster and is asking the u.s. and europe for help. let's get the latest now from
for now. the rain earlier in the week kept the deficit from growing, so only about 34% to 35% of average. this is how much we need to make up just to get back to average up to today. little more than ten in san francisco, oakland, sfo, and nearly 17 at santa rosa. we're going to get hardly anything close to that, lucky couple hundredths of an inch. you can see sprinkles across the north bay. you'll get steadier rain as we head into the afternoon hours. you can see the rain falling up to the north. here's what to expect, light rain in the north bay, for the rest of us, it will start moving through during the evening commute. slick spots will develop initially, then taper overnight to scattered showers for tomorrow morning. i'll give you a better time table coming up and amounts to expect and the next rain this weekend. that's coming up in your forecast. cheryl? >> thank you. in the east bay, some parents are fighting a plan to open a probation office for convicts right across the street from an elementary school. it's a story you'll see only on abc 7 news. lincoln elementary is just a few
to recover a $142 million deficit. it's raining outside right now in many parts of the bay area. here's lisa argen with the details. >> good morning to you. the rain is minely light. it's a bit breezy and the heaviest cells sit offshore as the area of low pressure continues to sink to the south and east of the bay. that means it will take the rain with it. a washout not in store for your saturday. in fact some sunny breaks ahead. we will talk about that and a return to more wet weather in the days ahead in a few minutes. >> thanks, lisa. also next the wild weather ride on the red carpet in l.a. as crews try to get ready for tomorrow night's oscars. and a car that gets 1,000 miles a gallon? that's the goal after student who plan to test their invention in a ♪ [ male announcer ] spring is calling. get sta-green fertilizer now just $8 at lowe's. ♪ at kaiser permanente we'vezer reduced serious heart attacks by 62%, which makes days with grandpa jack 100% more possible. join us at kp.org and thrive. >> good morning. here's a live look at doppler 7hd. the radar is showing some rain in parts of
in the air, mike? >> it will be a enough that the deficit will not grow. the key is not letting the deficit grow after a good soaking from last week. you can see the angry sky this morning with the reds, the pensions -- pinks and turning purple and blue. in the north, we can see highway one, to guerneville, that area has the best radar returns and a sprinkling of radar runs and probably sprinkle falling across most of the north bay with heavy rains to the north and that will shift to the south so a last us have a quiet commute. this picture is more color will off our roof camera which is 10' higher than i am so you are sigh more of the colors. rainy today and over might and another chance on thursday and a spring-like warm weekend. today you can see the rain spreading south in the afternoon and all of us should be wet in the evening. we will be in the upper 50's to low 60's in the north bay because of the cloud cover and west weather and the rest of us in the low pressure 60's because of the wind. overnight it is mild at 49 in santa rosa and everyone else if the low-to-mid 50's and the stea
lending that will be done. in other words, the tax will go not to reduce the deficit or debt and it will be less lending. why would we be doing that? it makes no sense. spoke with a hunt representative and i want to get your take. to 25, and you are right, 99% of taxpayers will be at 25% or less. 99% and a when i was in school. what we do that is have trade-offs. >> back to the one percent argument. does this thing stand a snowballs chance in hell passing? >> for the bank tax, i hope not, cost -- because you will have less lending. the panel that i was on, and simpson bowles, better known to the general public, we all recommended dramatic reduction rates and elimination of most exemptions, deductions, and credits. that is the only way you solve the problem. if you go at it piecemeal, whether a bank tax on mortgage interest eduction, you never get it resolved. the reality is you want to balance the budget and get the debt in line with where it ought to be. you are going to have to do very dramatic things. i am glad that conversation is starting. you are known as one of the mos
because of legislation that congress passed last year to address the deficits, chronic deficits in the national flood insurance program. they are undoing the work to providing relief. the house will take up an energy bill -- one which will restrict the epa's regulation of carbon emissions by coal-fired plants. this is a big priority of utilities. it would require any limits for new plants to be based on existing technology. that is -- it will be a theme this week. there will be several energy bills, just like there was a theme last week about excessive regulation. >> adriel bettelheim, we thank you for the lookahead. as always sir, thank you for your time. >> my pleasure, sir. >> on the next washington journal, national review columnist talks about us -- joins us to talk about the tea party. followed by randi weingarten. we are joined with daniel in the council of foreign relations. washington journal is live at 7:00 a.m. eastern. >> is this a technique you hope will prove fruitful? reagan hadour of less to do with the hollywood roots per se. ofwasn't the climber hollywood exact
the deficit so conservation is a serious conversation. more now from santa clara. >> reporter: hi there, jess camp folks have been wondering what can we do with all of this now that we've finally gotten it? heard our friends and neighbors say it's raining but still won't be enough. a lot of folks are turning to a method that goes back to the cave man days of collecting the water for use at a later time. as the rain falls in the saratoga, brad daniels collects it in storage barrels, a way of life and his business. he founded rain savers about five years ago but when the serious drought talks started about five month ago the phones started ringing off the hook. >> i am getting calls saying, hi, can you get here before the rain starts? so i'm trying. >> daniel can install a simple barrel in about an hour at a cost of about $200. light blocking barrels where algae cannot grow and with screens to filter out debris and to keep mosquitoes from breeding, but he can also put in larger storage tanks, underground cisterns with pumps and commercial units as well. maybe not enough to supply all of the non
a growing deficit. the hikes would be incremental in april of this year the toll would go to $7, two years later in 2016 it would be 7:25. then the following year 750 and finally $8 in 2018. important to note though that for drivers with fast track the $1 discount would remain in effect for each of those toll hikes. >>> the b.a.r.t. board of directors met tonight to discuss a measure that would effectively ban strikes by bart unions in the wake of two strikes last year. the board just discussed this night to see if there is any support. at this point there may not be enough. the board would call for a -- it wouldonly be an advisory measure. >>> a federal appeals court sited with a school district in a case involving student who wore american flag t-shirts on cinco de mayo. authorities ordered those students to turn their shirts inside out. the school officials were concerned that the shirts would anger latino students who were observing the mexican holiday. the court said because of racial tension at the school, administrators had the authority to limit the civil rights of students in orde
four years. the bridge district says they need that money to close a growing deficit. those hikes would be incre mental. in april of this year, the toll would go to $7. two years later, 7.25 and then the next year 7.50 and finally $8 in 2015. if you drive and have a fastrack, that will stay in effect for each of the toll hikes. >> still encourage people to use that. >> yes. >>> 7:10. a rather unusual police response after a fatal crash in pittsburg early this morning. mum at 7:30, why cops approached a crash car with their guns drawn on a major roadway. >>> get me out of here. that's what a lot of travel agents are hearing in parts of the nation right now. what's causing this reaction and where everyone is going. >>> good morning. right now we still have very tough conditions for your commute as we look at 280. a lot of standing water. we'll run it down for you, tell you how the drive times are being affected by the storms. >>> no way of getting around it. we're getting blasted. around half moon bay and pacifica heading north towards san francisco there is a really strong cell. we'll ta
. the bridge district says it needs the money to close a growing deficit. for drivers with fast track, the $1 discount will remain in effect for each of the toll hikes. >>> ktvu is proud to sponsor a first-of-its-kind event coming to the bay area. 16,000 students will fill oracle arena in late march to hear celebrity speeches and performances. the event is called we day. you can't buy tickets. the only way for kids to go is to earn a ticket by making a positive difference locally and globally. over the next month, leading up to the big event, we'll be sharing sawyers of children and schools doing just that. today, julie haener takes us to an elementary school on the peninsula. >> i don't think we've talked about how free the children started. >> reporter: at this elementary school in palo alto, the principal is inspiring young minds by encouraging students to get involved in the international charity known as free the children. >> we've been doing a lot of sales like every time we have a playdate, we work on like -- we bake things. >> reporter: students such as sophia and sienna are among tho
of the next 4 years in order to raise money projected 142 million dollar deficit. so starting in april, the toll will jump to 7 dollars for drivers who don't have fast track. then, in july of 2015, the toll goes up 25 cents. the toll increases by a quarter every year until 2018. so to 750 in 2016, 775 in 217 and finally, to 8 dollars in 2018. it's important to note that for drivers who have fast track, the one dollar discount will remain in effect. >> this friday's storm is a dream come true. inches and inches of loan in parts of the sierra. shows us the excitement. >> interstate 80 heading east was busy today as drivers traveled to the slopes. ski resorts received more than a foot of fresh new powder at the summits, attracting powder hounds and other interesting decree turs. >> high five. hand shakes, first pump. >> the new snow brought this group to sugar bowl from southern california. >> almost too much powder in our area is where you're getting stuck, but the runs are beautiful. >> contrast though, from southern california. >> yeah, raining down there, but i love the snow. >>report
: this morning with the looming deficit of $142 million, golden gate bridge directors weighed the first toll hike since 2008. on the table, a plan to raise tolls a buck. fast track would rise to $6, non-fast track to $7 and would raise to a peak of $7 for fast track, $8 for non-fast track in 2018. >> we reached the point the driver as the cash cow has reached the level of it has no more left. >> reporter: this morning a steady stream of drivers spoke out against the increase, some breaking into song. ♪ i got ripped off on my way to san francisco ♪ >> reporter: officials say the increase is needed to pay for projects and maintenance as well as subsidize the district's bus and ferry service. >> the tolls are the workhorse of the organization. they do keep 25% of traffic off the golden gate bridge during the morning commute. >> go back east and the washington bridge, $13 each way. people seem to be able to handle that. >> reporter: some like susan think the toll hike will keep plenty of drivers off the bridge. >> the impact is so people will go into the city less. they won't go in marin county.
in the drought. >> certainly cuts into that deficit but we're you know running so far behind that it's not really going to, go in the drought. it probably won't even move into a lower category the drought. right now most of the areas are in between severe and exceptional drought. >> reporter: the santa clara valley water district says reservoir capacity has gone up by 1% on monday. this storm isn't enough to change it decision calling for mandatory 20% conservation county wide. >> we need to see many many more storms of this magnitude. the great thing about this storm is it's spread out over time. we're seeing a series of storms so it allows the ground to capture and absorb the water that's coming. and reduces our risk of flooding. >> reporter: and she says the south bay is about to see a lot more advertising about water conservation and programs in the coming months. >>> one flooding problem in san jose was caused by something you might not expect, the theft of cooper wiring. about 4 feet of water flooded highway 87 near west hila street early this morning. caltrans says thieves broke into a pu
. they will pay $6 for crossing without fast track. the district is trying to cover $142 million budget deficit. >>> i'm not sure a lot of people will be out sightseeing today. how is it looking out there, lisa? >> we're cloudy and breezy on the roof but we have showers around the bay area. the main activity has been in the south bay, the central coast which continues to see the heaviest rain. but from the camera, you can see the cloud cover and a few peaks of sun. that's what is on the order for the rest of your saturday. the showers are in the weekend forecast. i'll have that for you coming up. >> thanks, lisa. >>> also, crews try to get ready for tomorrow night's oscars. >>> and imagine the car that gets 1,000 miles a gallon. that's the goal of some bay area students who plan to test their invention in a cross country competition. dinner's not my str. we get to the end of the day and i am toast. in fact, we've had toast for dinner. but tonight i nailed it. kfc family feast. 9 pieces any recipe, 3 large sides, 6 biscuits, $19.99. do not give up on dinner. ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] spring is
to that. here is a look at rain deficit. we had nice rain but we are still nearly 7" below average in san jose, livermore, nearly 8" in sack machine dough and 10" at sfo and 10" at oakland and look at that, 17 in santa rosa. we need six or seven more storms to get average. the visibility is light in santa rosa because we have had the light rain and everyone is okay this morning although the clouds are rolling over us. the day planner the next 12 hours is light rain and middle temperatures from mid-40's to low 50's. the rain will hit the central board of inquiry noon -- the central bay by noon. temperatures top out in the mid-60's inland and mid-to-upper 50's during the evening. we have showers tomorrow morning during the commute and clouds in the afternoon and a mild breeze low 60 to 70 from the coast to inland and another storm on thursday. sue? >> good morning, mike, hello everyone. night light commute so far. if you are traveling mass transit, bart is on time and ace and muni off to a great start. >> there is some flooding from safeway to the scotty's market but flooding is on both sid
in somebody's life, it shows up there. >> yes, what we can see is there is a deficit in theiar in the ae middle frontal cortex of kids who have ptsd. >> brown: in the developing brain of a child, ptsd can discourage learning. >> so the issue we have with chronic stress, it manifests as a ptsd syndrome or disorder is that some of the areas that are affected are areas that we need for our learning. for example, brain centers that process memory, brain centers that process executive function are particularly vulnerable. so ptsd can have an effect in how children learn brown. >> brown: according to carrion, up to 30% of children who live in low-income, high poverty neighborhoods will show symptoms of p.t.s.d. for every child in our school who acts out, i can look to something in their life that's not working. every single time there's a concrete and sad story about why this child doesn't get what they need. >> bring your arms up, put your left leg around your knee. >> brown: by teaching children to pay close attention to breathing and movements, the medical student hopes they're better prepa
voted to have a toll raise. there's a projected deficit of $142 million over the next five years. a rate hike schedule the toll is going to jump, and by 2017 it will be up to $7:# and then it will cost $8 to cost the golden gate bridge. mary curry is retiring. she's had the job 22 years. she plans to retire in april. she's going to do consulting work and will spend time with her parents and travel. she plans to keep a close eye on the bridge and any future changes. >>> more on protecting bicyclists. they want to raise the fine from $95 to $1,000. it would lead to fewer crashes. most crashes are accidental, so, they don't think it would change anything. >>> she could see russia from alaska. they're predicting the turmoil between russia and its neighbor. >>> she was determined to get to hawaii, one woman's multiple attempts to stowaway and new questions about security at sfo. >> let's take you outside, there is a look at the approach of are the richmond san rainfall bridge. roads are still wet. the cards coming at the screen, no problems to report in that area. it's a good morning to once
're right, there are issues out there. i think it's more about deficit spending where they'll try to earn -- try to get janet yellen to see how far she'll go politically. greenspan a little bit more of a political animal. ben bernanke saying we'll not weigh in on that stuff and we don't know where janet yellen comes down, and saying do you know what, you need to bring down the deficits, how you do it is your problem. >> it raises questions about unemployment. that's the sticking point. that's what investors and traders want to hear from her, the whole issue of forward guidance. if you were still there, what would you recommend? how would you switch policy to get away from the 6 1/2 percent unemployment threshold? >> they've been burned. no other way to put it they've been burned on the 6.5% marker, whatever you want to call it, threshold and they'll back away from that. i would think that janet yellen would want to make maximum use of what will be a honeymoon period. i don't think that anybody is going to be going really after her hard. it's too early to do that. and there's nothing reall
're going to keep squeezing the middle class or continue to reduce the deficits responsibly. >> president's plan is already being met with resistance on capitol hill. house boehner says it spends and borrows taxes too much. >>> benjamin netanyahu will be in the bay area this weekend. in which he is featured. when mr. netanyahu visits the area, he'll meet with governor brown. he's expected to visit apple headquarters in cupertino and the messaging company bought by facebook. >>> now to california's drought and tonight the crisis has one bay area city considering some extreme measures. the city council is expected to approve a plan this evening that could possibly double what it normally spends on water and ktvu's rob roth spoke to family. they will have to pay more for water. rob. >> residents have been asked to conserve water by as much as 20%. even so, their water bills could soon go higher. to save water, coleen mixes super hot water from her kitchen with cold water from the bathroom to wash her face. that way she doesn't have to waste water by running the tap until it warms up. and she
lucky. numbers, 7 inches in san jose to 16.75 inches in santa rosa. deficit now. the rain today will hopefully keep that ddeficit from buildin not decrease it at all. l low to mid-50s. marrying everybody else except alameda. 57 degrees the warm spot right now. temperatures tomorrow that will be slightly cooler than today. this because of the cold front pushing through and a little wind shift. around 6 0 at the coast. 70, high clouds and sunshine around the bay and inland friday and saturday and low to mid-60s at the coast. more rain is on wait for the back half. weekend. that's coming up in your accuweather seven-day forecast. here's kristen and eric with more news. >>> and the bush dynasty. the win for one of the youngest members of america's best known political family. >>> first, more than 100,000 pieces of mail go up in flames right here in california. this morning, the advice the post office is giving to people who may have lost their letters and packages. >>> and caught on camera. an art thief tries to get eway wi away with a pricey painting but wasn't thinking about a qui
rain of it, it will keep the deficits from growing but won't shrink them at all. day planner, good morning. mainly cloudy. scattered sprinkle, temperatures in the low to mid-50s. by noon a gray day. may be rain following. i don't think much will reach the ground until noon. noon to 4:00, the north bay will see the steadier rain develop. throw mid-60s. during the evening commute, the rest of us get rain. very mild. mid-50s to low 60s. rain will fall heaviest during the evening, early overnight hours. not heavy rain, but the steadiest rain is what i should say. drizzle tomorrow morning. by the afternoon hour, mostly cloudy. low to upper 60s. friday and saturday, high clouds, sunshine, low to mid-60s at the coast. the rest of us flirt with 70 degrees. kristen, eric. >> thank you. >>> next, president obama is heading to connecticut. why he's asking the rest of the united states to follow that example. >>> and the climate issue putting avocados as risk. >>> and new at 6:00, thousands of people go up in flames right here in california, where the post office is telling customers this morn
of the city as a whole so that we instead of seeing elderly new yorkers as a deficit, as a problem to be solved. instead we say the world is fundamentally a changing place, we're living longer, were living healthier and older new yorkers now are here in numbers that have surpassed anything in history. >> sreenivasan: one key ingredient to the initiative is listening to seniors, according to ruth finkelstein of the new york academy of medicine. she leads the initiatives private sector efforts. >> everything we do is grounded in the perspectives and voices of older adults. the first thing that they have to realize is we don't stand in the shoes of the people that were addressing and that we need first and foremost to understand the city through their perspective. >> sreenivasan: the program is now up and running in all five boroughs, including manhattan, where we met up with ed and sarah aarons. they cant imagine living anywhere but here. >> and i can't conceive of having the facilities and conveniences and the excitement as other places. >> the only two places he would like to live
and attention deficit issues. the greatest risk was seen in fathers 45 and older. >>> health advocates are pushing the fdaed to stop a powerful painkiller from going to the market. it's called zohydro. it's five to ten times more potent than a similar pill, vicodin. the fda approved it last fall. it goes on the market next month but critics are urging the fda to reconsider because the drug is so potent and potentially addictive. >>> get ready for a change you see on the labels in the market. the obama administration will announce new rules which have bigger and easier to read calorie numbers. serving sizes that reflect reality and separate sugar listings. other listings will be simplified and easier to understand. 12478 >>> president obama asking congress for $300 billion for infrastructure projects. he made this announcement at a train and bus station that was just refurbished. an example of what is possible, he said. transit is expected to run out of money later this year. mr. obama says these projects 49 provide jobs. >>> gay rights activists are celebrating the veto of a contention
inch of rain accumulate. the deficit will change within next couple of hours heavier rain is expected in our evening hours. make sure you grab your umbrella could you will be dealing with wet roads. light rain for the coast some is far east as they would in fremont. the rain is only to pick up north of the golden gate bridge by that evening ride home is what i'm really concerned about not only do we have a heavy rain in san francisco and santa rosa we are looking at a pretty good likelihood that we can see a lot of thunderstorms near the coast line. a lot of the act of a weather coming our way we have seen lightning strikes over to roger miles away from the coastline. will see a little off light shower waking up early thursday morning. when this is also done expect over an inch in san francisco. . << you can look at our storms on the air and on mine. traffic information as well we're looking at a number of hot spots are also noticing the traffic all over the bay area is much slower than usual. we have delays of concord coming from the willow path westbound on highway 40 leaving to the
long-term budget deficit issues in the need for the sustainable fiscal path for the country and focus to the maximum extent possible on fiscal changes that would address the longer run issues that will be associated with a rising debt to gdp ratio to try to avoid doing harm to the recovery and i would take the same position. >> but in the short run, there is a value of additional step up fiscal stimulation and also make it easier for you to begin to withdraw the quantitative easing. is that a fair comment? >> the economy is beginning to recover and we have made progress. in the minimum, i would hope the fiscal policy would do no harm. >> one other question, you and your predecessors have looked at the employment rate of 6.5% as a sort of point of inflection if you will, but one of the aspects of the current situation is the labor force participation is falling so that 6.5% might not actually capture the sort of reality of the current economy idea in an adequate sort of measure when you should begin or how you should begin to undertake fiscal easing, quantitative easing, sorry. are you
mentioned his work on repairing the state's budget and job creation. brown turned 25 billion dollar deficit in 2011 into a surplus this year. his approval rating is at an all-time high at 58%. the state's open primary is in june. >>> on the cover of "people" magazine, paula deen is opening up about her scandal last summer. in the interview she says i feel like embattled and disgraced will always follow my name. it's like that black football player who recently came out. he said i just want to be known as a football player. i don't want to be known as a gay football player. i know exactly what he's saying. deen is referring to nfl prospect michael sam. i just don't think this works! i think maybe she ought to try something else, joe. what do you think? i'm wondering if perhaps she might want to just stay away from talking. >> i think she really should. it's like that. >> talking thing is not working for her. >> it doesn't work. >> it's like that black football player? >> black football player as opposed to one of the white football player. it's like that black football player. >> she started
's advocate here. the country has a massive deficit. we need the money. so why should the country continue to subsidize the most profitable industry, rather. this this is according to sage works. oil and gas, the energy industry, most profitable. >> well, alex, and i would ask, you know, why should they subsidize the oil industry. and the fact is, they don't. percentage depletion is not a subsidy. it's not a loophole. and that's the thing that's perplexing to me. why, if it's not broken, don't fix it. i would challenge those who would say that to take a look at percentage depletion. it's not a subsidy. it's not a loophole. so i would agree with them on that point. >> okay. back to the politics of all this. this is the latest in a string of policies that have fractured the gop. who is in charge of the party? >> well, i think any time a majority party is outside of the white house, and you could have said the same thing during the bush years with the democrats. you know, there's just a lot of discussion, a lot of chatter out there. if you're in the minority. but the fact is, i think even rep
growing deficit. it to exacerbate the problem for even illegals to get scholarships driver's licenses it asco is true reagan conservative? >> he dealt with as the california governor but i go over this in the book. he granted amnesty to reach huge number of illegal immigrants in the 1980's. 1986. he used the argument it provides a valuable source of labor that not many but will take with a classic argument that you here today he granted amnesty but at the same time and exchange for what he plusses promised of tighter border security that would allow people to enter the country legally for kozo what reagan did was right to put the follow-up never took place. that border security was not provided. the piece by peter robinson wrote for "the wall street journal" like what would reagan to? it is strongly recommended. any of their questions? do i get the hook. [laughter] it must be the parade that i gave him. [laughter] >> i have been waiting for this opportunity. [laughter] [applause] >> host: peniel joseph, who is this? >> he was born onje 24 board and stokely carmichael june 29, 1941 in
to address the debt and deficit. his vice president told democrats at their retreat that they have no interest and won't push for trade promotional authority. and the president has said his focus will be going around congress instead of working with it. so we have two options. we can follow the president's lead and pack it in for the year, just wait for the election, or we can pursue our own vision and continue to present alternatives to the mess that the president has brought us over the last five years. and that's exactly what we will do. we'll lead and our members will not shy away from advancing better solutions for the american people. it's why our ways and means chairman has commenced a discussion about how to reform our broken tax system. that's why our leaders have outlined a vision for how we would tackle immigration reform. that's why chairman ryan will write a balanced budget that helps save our entitlement programs. and it's why our members will offer an alternative when it comes to obamacare. we'll offer better solutions on jobs, job training, education, and a host of
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